Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 59 73
Rank change year-on-year -24 +14 -23
Permanent jobs citing REST 18 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.60% 2.62% 2.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 6.35% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 19
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £69,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.78% +72.50% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £37,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £70,250 £48,400
North East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 450 315 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 39.96% 41.34% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 364 282 401
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,775 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,375 £52,750
North East median annual salary £42,500 £39,569 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.41% +5.52% -

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for REST in Tyne and Wear

REST
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -19 18 £45,000 -34.78% 16
REST
North East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for REST.

1 13 (72.22%) MVC
2 12 (66.67%) Web Services
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 11 (61.11%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) .NET
4 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) HTML
5 9 (50.00%) JSON
5 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (44.44%) TDD
6 8 (44.44%) SOAP
6 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (38.89%) Java
7 7 (38.89%) CSS
8 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 6 (33.33%) Scrum
8 6 (33.33%) jQuery
8 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (33.33%) BDD
8 6 (33.33%) Entity Framework
9 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
9 5 (27.78%) Microservices
9 5 (27.78%) Spring

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
3 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (5.56%) Heroku
4 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 3 (16.67%) JIRA
4 3 (16.67%) JUnit
4 3 (16.67%) Selenium
4 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
5 2 (11.11%) GitLab
5 2 (11.11%) Gradle
5 2 (11.11%) Maven
5 2 (11.11%) Subversion
6 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Backend Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Principal .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Principal Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Web Services
2 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) JSON
4 8 (44.44%) SOAP
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (38.89%) CSS
6 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 6 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
7 5 (27.78%) Spring
8 4 (22.22%) HTML5
8 4 (22.22%) XML
9 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
10 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (11.11%) Node.js
10 2 (11.11%) React
10 2 (11.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) MVC
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (44.44%) TDD
5 6 (33.33%) BDD
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) Microservices
7 4 (22.22%) Coaching
7 4 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (22.22%) Web Development
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (16.67%) DevOps
8 3 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (16.67%) MVVM
8 3 (16.67%) OO
9 2 (11.11%) Customer-Centricity
9 2 (11.11%) Decision-Making
9 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Search
9 2 (11.11%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) Java 8
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Java 9
5 1 (5.56%) Kotlin
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore